Events archive

Latin American History Seminar
Courtney Campbell, University of Vanderbilt and Institute of Latin American Studies, London.
30 April 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Seminar Room,Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Latin American History Seminar
Courtney Campbell University of Vanderbilt and Institute of Latin American Studies, London
30 April 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Main Seminar Room, the Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
African Studies Seminar
Jane Guyer (Johns Hopkins University)
30 April 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion - St. Antony’s College
Southeast Asia Seminar
Matt Schissler (Independent Scholar, Myanmar)
29 April 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Professor David Steinberg (School of Advanced International Studies, John Hopkins University, and Georgetown University (Emeritus))
28 April 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Mordan Hall, St Hugh's College
Continuing military dominance in Burma/Myanmar is a product of the particular historical development of that country, but is also regarded in the West as antithetical to democratic governance.... Read more
28 April 2015 - 5:00pm
On 28 April Dr Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations, will give the Warden’s Special Lecture 2015 on American Foreign Policy in a Turbulent World . The lecture will take place... Read more
Dr Matthew J Walton (St Antony's College), Mr Matt Schissler (independent scholar), Ms Phyu Phyu Thi (Myanmar ICT for Development Organization)
28 April 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
MGA Lecture Room, St Hugh's College
The Myanmar Media and Society project is housed under the Programme on Modern Burmese Studies at St Antony's College under the leadership of Dr Matthew J Walton, with a research team in Myanmar led... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Prashant Keshavmurthy (McGill University)
28 April 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
This lecture aims to finesse understanding of pre-colonial Islamic-Persian literary translations of Indic language texts on Hindu themes by considering Mullāh Masih’s famous early seventeenth century... Read more
Leila Alieva (St Antony's)
28 April 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Dahrendorf Room
Sir Stephen Sedley, Miles Larmer, Michael Kennedy, Reuben Loffman
28 April 2015 - 2:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St. Antony’s College
Eminent lawyer Sir Stephen Sedley will discuss the findings of the international inquiry he chaired into the death of UN Secrerary General Dag Hammarskjold in a plane crash in central Africa in 1961... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Natascha Drubek (Freie Universität Berlin)
27 April 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In recent years several Russian films were produced which in one way or another have close connections to the Russian Orthodox Church. There is for example the film "The Priest" (2009), which... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Federico Fabbrini (Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen)
24 April 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
EVENT PROGRAMME 12:30 – 14:00 - Public Lecture (All Welcome) Federico Fabbrini will give a talk on his book manuscript 'Economic Governance in Europe: Comparative Paradoxes and Constitutional... Read more
Southeast Asia Events in Oxford
Hervé Lemahieu (Research Associate for Political Economy and Security, IISS)
21 April 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Arundel house, 13-15 Arundel Street, Temple Place, London, WC2 3DX
Since February, sustained clashes between Kokang rebels (returning from exile in China) and the Myanmar military in northeast Shan State have resulted in the one of the largest refugee crises on... Read more
Dr Jonny Steinberg (Oxford), Michela Wrong , Nadifa Mohamed
14 April 2015 - 6:30pm
Djam Lecture Theatre, SOAS
Hosted by the Royal African Society, Jonny Steinberg will be in conversation with Michela Wrong and Nadifa Mohamed about his new book, A Man of Good Hope, at SOAS on 14 April at 18:30. The book... Read more
Stephen Capus (UCL), Robert Chandler (London), Boris Dralyuk (St Andrew's), Irina Mashinski (New York), Gerald Smith (New College), James Womack (Madrid)
19 March 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
An evening to mark the publication of THE PENGUIN BOOK OF RUSSIAN POETRY, edited by Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk and Irina Mashinski. Thursday March 19, 5.30-7 pm in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St... Read more